Kirby Puckett (Basketball Player), born on March 14, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Kirby Puckett's age 58 years (at death) & Zodiac Sign Pisces, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is Black. Let's check, How Tall is Kirby Puckett?
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Kirby Puckett Height
5 ft 9 in (173 cm)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||5 ft 9 in|
|Height (in Centimeters)||173 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||81 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||179 lbs|
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Kirby Puckett was an American professional baseball player. He played his entire 12-year Major League Baseball career as a center fielder for the Minnesota Twins . Puckett is the Twins' all-time leader in career hits, runs, doubles, and total bases. At the time of his retirement, his .318 career batting average was the highest by any right-handed American League batter since Joe DiMaggio. Puckett was the fourth baseball player during the 20th century to record 1,000 hits in his first five full calendar years in Major League Baseball, and was the second to record 2,000 hits during his first ten full calendar years. After being forced to retire in 1996 at age 36 due to loss of vision in one eye from a central retinal vein occlusion, Puckett was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2001, his first year of eligibility. Puckett was born in Chicago, Illinois, and raised in Robert Taylor Homes, a housing project on Chicago's South Side . He attended and played baseball for Calumet High School . After receiving no scholarship offers following graduation, Puckett at first went to work on an assembly line for Ford Motor Company. However, he was given a chance to attend Bradley University and after one year transferred to Triton College. Despite his undersized 5' 8" frame, the Minnesota Twins selected him in the 1st round of the 1982 Major League Baseball draft.Read Full Biography Wikipedia